In the guest chair:
CEO/Founder of Calendly, Tope Awotona, joined us in the studio today to talk scheduling and productivity. Calendly is a company that creates scheduling software to help business professionals and their customers. Calendly has around 90,000 users since the company made the software available in February. When surveyed 80% of users say they switched to Calendly from other online schedulers for its simplicity and elegance.
“We are up to 90,000 users so far. We won’t be satisfied until we are in the millions” –Tope Awotona
“We wanted to build a product that works really well for 20 million business users, not one for everyone in every situation” –Tope Awotona
“You have to use what you have to get what you want” –Tope Awotona
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